Tag: Southeast Asian Recipes

Spicy Jicama Slaw

Spicy Jicama Slaw

This spicy refreshing slaw is perfect served with grilled meats. Memory Lane Every time I come across fresh jicama, my mind flashes back to a moist, cold, rainy day in Cambodia; our house was filled with the aroma of pan fried fish and fresh Chrouk 

Caprese Cambodian Style

Caprese Cambodian Style

Turns out that Caprese salads work exceptionally well with Tuk Meric, the tangy and peppery sauce used throughout Cambodia. Mediterranean Cambodian fusion is a thing!

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Lemongrass

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Lemongrass

Pan roasted Brussels sprouts lightly marinated with Angkor Lemongrass paste and balsamic vinegar.  A perfect side dish for your holiday meals.

Grilled Lemongrass Chicken

Grilled Lemongrass Chicken

The go-to dish for those who love lemongrass. This flavorful chicken is wonderful with fresh chilled pickled veggies and steamed rice. Simple and delicious, perfect for summer time outdoor grilling or warming up your kitchen with winter time broiling.

Spring Rolls with Tamarind Sauce

Spring Rolls with Tamarind Sauce

Satisfying appetizer rolled in rice paper with shrimp, rice vermicelli, with assorted vegetables, sprouts and herbs. Served with authentic Cambodian tamarind sauce.

Tamarind Clams

Tamarind Clams

Clams sautéed in a natural, rich and velvety tamarind sauce with roasted garlic.

Steak and Salad

Steak and Salad

A Cambodian favorite! Refreshing lime and Kampot pepper dressing lightens up caramelized pieces of steak into a mouth-watering main dish. Likely influenced by French cuisine during the French colonial days.

Lemongrass Chicken Stir-Fry

Lemongrass Chicken Stir-Fry

Chicken stir-fried in authentic Cambodian lemongrass paste, with chili, onion, and hot basil.

Cambodian White Sauce

Cambodian White Sauce

Creamy and savory with a hint of spiciness from White Kampot pepper. Traditionally served with BBQ corn on the cob, this sauce works well in fusion dishes such as pasta, or other dishes calling for white sauce. Yield: 1½ cups

Kabocha Pumpkin Soup

Kabocha Pumpkin Soup

This pumpkin soup has smooth and nutty flavor and texture with a hint of spiciness. It’s a hearty soup loaded with healthy ingredients. Perfect for your family and your health. Prepared with Cambodian flare, the recipe uses coconut cream instead of dairy cream.

Freshly Pickled Vegetables

Freshly Pickled Vegetables

Sweet and sour sliced or shredded vegetables can be quickly prepared as a side dish to enjoy with may grilled or BBQ meats.

Pumpkin Tapioca Dessert

Pumpkin Tapioca Dessert

This is a favorite dessert for Cambodians in the Fall season. Kids can’t get enough of the tapioca pearls in this healthy treat! In less than 30 minutes, you can have this warm, creamy & nutty dessert ready!

Taro Tapioca Dessert

Taro Tapioca Dessert

Cambodian’s love taro desserts, this recipe combines the textures of smooth coconut cream and tapioca with soft cooked taro root. Enjoy hot, warm or cold for a yummy treat!

Pandan Extract

Pandan Extract

Pandan is the “green vanilla” of Southeast Asian desserts! You can experience this exotic flavor by substituting ¼ teaspoon of vanilla with 2 tablespoons pandan extract for your next pound cake.  

Lemongrass Chicken Pizza

Lemongrass Chicken Pizza

Favorite flavors unite in this wonderful asian fusion pizza; better make 2 😉

Lemongrass Chicken Topping

Lemongrass Chicken Topping

Small pieces of chicken marinated with lemongrass paste perfect as a pizza topping or for taco filling; a little on the salty side similar to bacon.

Corn Casserole

Corn Casserole

Creamy Cambodian corn casserole prepared with coconut sauce. This vegan dish will be the conversation of your Thanksgiving dinner, not politics :). Happy Thanksgiving!!!